Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 22, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Columbus, August 12, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Vienna (Austria), August 17, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Manchester (England), June 22, 2007.
You can be hyped all you want, but his game will speak for itself. He's obviously going to be a great player so we've got to make sure we keep an eye on him. Whether it's his first game or his 1,000th game, our job is to take care of business, shut him down.
— Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo on facing ballyhooed Oilers rookie Connor McDavid, who is making NHL debut in St. Louis
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